McGregor was going to return to Russia


www.vsyako.netConor Macgrigoriae: Vladimir Astapkovich / RIA Novosti

Irish fighter of the mixed style (MMA) fighter Conor McGregor is considering the option of Russia’s training camp before one of the next matches. This Russian TV presenter Maria Team told Sport24.

According to the Team, 31-year-old was going to return to Russia: McGregor asked her about the Altai and Sochi. To communicate with the Irishman she managed after a press conference fighter in Moscow, which took place on 24 October 2019.

18 Jan Irish tournament of the ultimate fighting championship (UFC) for the first time since the autumn of 2018. He won the victory over American Donald Serrone. The fight took place at Welterweight.

During a visit to the capital of Russia MacGregor announced the return to the octagon. He also referred to his confrontation with the Russian Habib Nurmagomedov. The Irishman has hinted at the fear of the Russian fighter to be in the same room. “A typical Dagestani”, he added during a press conference. His phrase provoked a negative reaction on the part of the Dagestani Diaspora in the capital. Its members gathered at the hotel where he stayed a fighter.

In October 2018 McGregor lost Nurmagomedov on the UFC 229. The Russians kept the belt of the champion of UFC in lightweight, but because of the involvement in the riots after the match was excommunicated from the sport for nine months. McGregor was suspended for six months.

McGregor is a former champion of UFC in two weight categories. On account of his 22 wins and four defeats.

Video, photo All from Russia.


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